Lardizabala biternata
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Lardizabala biternata

  family lardizabalaceae 
  genus lardizabala 

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Genus  Lardizabala Species  biternata Variety  Cultivar  Common names  Family  LARDIZABALACEAE Specimen number  S6576 Data source  GrUnFr p341;Frgnt p265
Life cycle
Life form  Terrestrial Life cycle  Various Life span    Annual cycle  Evergreen Stature  Various Growth form  Not applicable Growth habit  Various Overall height  40' Overall spread   
Sunshine  Various Water  Various Optimal soil texture  Various Acceptable soil pH  Various USDA hardiness  Not classified AHS heat zones  Not classified Sunset climate zones  Not classified
Suitable for gardens  no Nursery  Unknown Compost  no Size at acquisition  Unknown Garden location  Unknown Garden notes  Lardizabala biternata has mild pungent flowers.
Special qualities
Tolerates drought  no Tolerates high humidity  no Tolerates seaside conditions  no Insect resistant  no Disease resistant  no Deer resistant  no Best uses    Symbiosis  Attracts butterflies  no Attracts hummingbirds  no Autumn foliage  no Colorful berries  no Desirable qualities    Other interest    Other interest color  Other interest period   
Adverse factors
Common pests  Poisonous parts  Poisonous indications  Internal poison  no Dermatologic poison  no Livestock poison  no Mechanical injury  no Hay fever pollen    Hay fever season    Adverse qualities   
Herbal medicine
Medicinal properties  Medicinal parts  Has medicinal uses  no Do not self-administer  no Do no use if pregnant  no Legally restricted  no Toxicity precautions  Medicinal notes  The fruit is 3 inch long, sausage shaped, and dark purple in color. It has a bland flavor. Lardizabala biternata is most often used fresh.
Traditional uses
Parts used  Traditional uses  Contemporary uses  Fragrance  vinegar like smell Fragrance parts  Flowers Fragrance intensity  Mild Fragrance category  Pungent Dye parts  Dye color 
Propagule  Cutting Pollination method  Self fertile Planting style    Crop spacing    Row spacing    Cold frame  Planting period    Harvesting period    Frost tolerance    Heat requirement    Fertilizer  Typical Time to harvest 
Is edible  yes Culinary uses  Fresh Nutritional value  Edible parts  Fruit Description of edible parts 3 inch long, sausage shaped, and dark purple in color Flavor / texture  has a bland flavor
Horticulture notes  No special fertilization is necessary for Lardizabala biternata to produce fruit. Propagation of this plant can be achieved using a cutting. This species is considered to have originated from Chile.
Tag needs printing  no Collection notes  Lardizabala biternata is evergreen. Flowers appear in December and May.

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Last reviewed November 01, 2004   


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